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#97a8e5 Hex Color Code

#97a8e5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #97a8e5 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #97a8e5 is comprised of 59.22% red, 65.88% green and 89.8% blue. In the HSL color space #97a8e5 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 60% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.72 nm.

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#97a8e5 linear gradient to complementary #d1cfab

  1. #97a8e5
  2. #a3aedc
  3. #aeb5d2
  4. #b8bbc9
  5. #c1c2bf
  6. #c9c8b5
  7. #d1cfab

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7688c3
  2. #8193ce
  3. #8c9dd9
  4. #97a8e5
  5. #a2b3f1
  6. #adbefc
  7. #b9c9ff

Tones

  1. #97a8e5
  2. #9facdf
  3. #a6afd8
  4. #adb3d2
  5. #b3b7cb
  6. #b9bac5
  7. #bebebe

Tints and Shades

#97a8e5 to white

  1. #97a8e5
  2. #a9b6ea
  3. #bbc4ee
  4. #ccd3f2
  5. #dde1f7
  6. #eef0fb
  7. #ffffff

#97a8e5 to black

  1. #97a8e5
  2. #7c8abb
  3. #636d92
  4. #4a516c
  5. #333747
  6. #1d1e26
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 2122 C
      #9baee4
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  2. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #95a9de
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 260 / Lazur 120
      #8ca4e4
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 80 12 270 / Aquarell 80
      #9ca4e8
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Periwinkle / 801
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5906 - Periwinkle
      #97a3da
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  6. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 41.8%

#97a8e5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#97a8e5 foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #97a8e5">…</p>

#97a8e5 background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #97a8e5">…</p>

#97a8e5 shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #97a8e5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9939173
Binary
10010111, 10101000, 11100101
Hexadecimal
#97a8e5
LRV
≈ 40.2%
Closest short hex
#9ae ΔE = 1.791
RGB
rgb(151, 168, 229)
RGBA
rgba(151, 168, 229, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.276, g: 0.307, b: 0.418
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.647%, blue: 0.898%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6838043 / 0xff97a8e5
HSL
hsl(227, 60%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 60%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.923), saturation: 34% (0.341), value: 90% (0.898)
HSP
hue: 226.923, saturation: 34.061%, perceived brightness: 67.199%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.764, S: 68.294, L: 69.640
Cubehelix
H: -134.758, S: 0.548, L: 0.665
TSL
T: -2.399, S: 0.085, L: 0.666
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 27% (0.266), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.102)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 10% (0.102)
XYZ
X: 40.904, Y: 40.240, Z: 79.725
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.250, Y: 40.240
CIELab
L: 69.640, a: 8.357, b: -32.608
CIELuv
L: 69.640, u: -11.487, v: -52.965
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.640, C: 33.662, H: 284.374
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.640, C: 54.197, H: 257.764
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.435, a: 4.088, b: -30.111
CIECAM02
J: 60.354, C: 39.049, h: 264.582, Q: 153.060, M: 34.147, s: 47.233, H: 313.500
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.244, jaune: -5.737, green: 0.472
LMS
L: 34.314, M: 40.014, S: 79.072
YCbCr
Y: 161.921, Cb: 157.295, Cr: 116.206
YCgCo
Y: 179.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: 18.250
YDbDr
Y: 169.871, Db: 88.963, Dr: 35.898
YPbPr
Y: 168.771, Pb: 32.455, Pr: -11.306
xvYCC
Y: 160.945, Cb: 156.509, Cr: 118.068
YIQ
Y: 169.871, I: -29.724, Q: 15.384
YUV
Y: 169.871, U: 29.099, V: -16.556
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 5.662
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.576

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